A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km S of False Pass, Alaska (63 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us70003y6g. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0196aycx61, us70003y6g. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.2987 West, latitude 53.9285 North, depth = 21.44 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/19 / 2019-05-17 23:06:56 / May 17, 2019 @ 11:06 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.44 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:06:56 / 12:06 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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